Carter Lake

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Carter Lake Elementary School 2019-20

Marianne Rupprecht,
3420 Lincoln Blvd SW, JBLM McChord Field WA 98439
253-583-5210 Fax: 253-583-5218

Vision and Mission

Our Mission

The mission of Carter Lake Elementary School is to education and empower ALL students to achieve success.

Our Vision

  • All children are performing at or above grade level.
  • Everyone is committed to insuring student growth and achievement.
  • All student growth is celebrated.
  • A spirit of collaboration and accountability thrives.
  • Culture of Carter Lake pride exists.
  • Everyone is SOARing.

Washington Report Cards Available

Washington State report cards provide school data at the state, school district and school building level. The report cards may be downloaded from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction website here or by contacting the school at the number listed above.

District Mission

The mission of Clover Park School District is to ensure each child learns what he or she needs to know to succeed and contribute to the community.

Parent and Community Involvement

Parent and community engagement is key to student success. All parents, family and community members are invited to be involved in our school. We offer a variety of ways for interested individuals to support our students. Some examples include joining our parent organization, volunteer tutoring, chaperoning field trips, serving as a site council member and helping with school special events. Please contact us at the above number to learn more about getting involved with our school.

School Improvement Plan

Carter Lake Elementary has created School Improvement Plan (SIP) goals related to the District Improvement Plan (DIP) goals.

DIP Goal 1: Prepare all students for college and career readiness by increasing academic achievement and closing the gaps in achievement and college readiness.

Carter Lake Goal 1 focus:

  • By June 2020, Carter Lake will increase overall ELA SBA proficiency percentage from 50% to 60%.
  • By June 2020, Carter Lake will increase overall math SBA proficiency percentage from 49% to 60%.
  • By June 2020, Carter Lake will increase overall science WCAS proficiency percentage from 56% to 64%.

DIP Goal 2: Increase engagement and communication with families to ensure equitable inclusion of all subgroups.

Carter Lake Goal 2 focus:

  • Promote a climate that seeks to understand and honor the perspective of parents and families.
  • Educate families and students on the impact of K-12 academic achievement for college and career readiness.

DIP Goal 3: Create a culture of supportive learning environments for students and staff.

Carter Lake Goal 3 focus:

  • By June 2020, Carter Lake will implement social emotional lessons as part of the master schedule and implement a strong tier 1 PBIS school-wide systems reducing major office referrals from 578 to 200.

Facility Use and Condition

Our school is used throughout the school year during non-school hours by parents, community organizations and recreation groups. A facility use application is required for use of our facility and can be obtained by calling 253-583-7354. The general condition of our school is rated as excellent per the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction scoring guidelines.


2019-20 Clover Park School District Budget

Basic Education - $111,508,030 (50.8%)
Special Education - $33,534,087 (15.3%)
CTE - $5,594,936 (2.5%)
Other Education Programs - $25,364,650 (11.5%)
Community Services - $522,191 (0.2%)
Transportation - $7,984,583 (3.6%)
Food Services - $6,659,720 (3%)
Districtwide Support - $28,472,099 (13%)